Ross McMeekin is the author of The Hummingbirds (Skyhorse). His stories have appeared in Virginia Quarterly Review, Tin House, Shenandoah, Redivider, PANK, and elsewhere. His nonfiction has appeared in Ploughshares, Hunger Mountain, The Rumpus, and Green Mountains Review. He edits the literary journal Spartan, and holds an MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts. He’s a former fellow of the Richard Hugo House and the Jack Straw Writers Program in Seattle.